Bag-shaped jar

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 529A

Dimensions

Overall: 17.5 x 13 cm (6 7/8 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-152A

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One of two jars, round base, red brown ware, hand-molded base, type 23-10-1

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag. 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition